Wellington N2950 23 March 1940

Wellington Mk IA - N2950 - KO-J

Marham, Nickels and reconnaissance according to Form B.99. and 3 G Opp Instr No 25.
Up 2000. crashed 2010.
Burnt out at Marham folowing emergency landing with failing engines.
The five crew members were slightly injured.

ORB. 23/3/40.
T/O 2000. - F/S. POWELL took off.
A cylinder blew off just after setting course and he crashed on forced landing just about of the aerodrome.
Only superficial injuries were substained by the crew.
Aircraft burnt out.

*Shortly after take off, while climbing, pilot informed ATC about engine problems and tried to make an emergency landing.
Aircraft stalled and crashed in flames in a field.
All five crew injured.

Source: *baaa-acro.com

Powell G Powell G. A. - F/S

Aircraftman 1st Class - Service No

Smyth

F/O. - Service No

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Son of

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Fox

Sgt. - Service No

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Spiby

A.C. - Service No

Age:

Son of

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Kirkby

L.A.C. - Service No

Age:

Son of

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Walsh

A.C. - Service No

Age:

Son of

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